QUEBEC — The Quebec legislature rapidly adopted a bill Thursday banning protests related to the COVID-19 pandemic within 50 metres of schools, daycares, and health-care facilities. The bill was introduced earlier in the day and passed unanimously after a few hours of debate. Under the law, demonstrations of "any manner" near protected institutions are prohibited if they are related to the health orders issued under the COVID-19 state of emergency, vaccination against the novel coronavirus or "an
A FARC dissident commander has taken responsibility for a June bomb attack on a military base in the northeastern Colombian city of Cucuta, as well as the recent shooting of a helicopter carrying President Ivan Duque. The car bombing at the base, home to the army's 30th Brigade, wounded 44 people, including two U.S. military advisers. Later in June, a helicopter approaching the city with Duque and other officials aboard was strafed by bullets.
New York, New York--(Newsfile Corp. - September 23, 2021) - The Law Offices of Vincent Wong announce that a class action lawsuit has commenced in the on behalf of investors who purchased HyreCar Inc. ("HyreCar") (NASDAQ: HYRE) between May 14, 2021 and August 10, 2021.If you suffered a loss, contact us at the link below. There is no cost or obligation to you.https://www.wongesq.com/pslra-1/hyrecar-inc-loss-submission-form?prid=19820&wire=5Allegations against HYRE include that the Company made mat
WASHINGTON (AP) — A House committee investigating the Jan. 6 insurrection at the U.S. Capitol has subpoenaed four advisers and associates to former President Donald Trump who were in contact with him as hundreds of his followers violently broke into the building and tried to overturn his defeat. The subpoenas were for former White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows, former White House Deputy Chief of Staff for Communications Dan Scavino, former Defense Department official Kashyap Patel and former
NEW YORK (AP) — Major League Baseball is experimenting with pre-tacked baseballs at some Triple-A games during the last stretch of the minor league season. The test run could be a step toward updating the big league balls after the league cracked down midseason on the use of illegal sticky substances used by pitchers to improve grip. MLB confirmed the trial to The Associated Press on Thursday after it was initially reported by Baseball America. MLB has been experimenting with tacky baseballs sin
Gwalior (Madhya Pradesh) [India], September 24 (ANI): An interactive airspace map indicating fly and no-fly areas for drones across the country will be uploaded online in the next two days, said Union Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia.
After a Miami-Dade judge warned their activism could hurt the planned sale of the Champlain Towers South condo property, the families of those who died in the Surfside collapse held a press conference Thursday to demand that a memorial be built at the collapse site instead of a luxury high-rise.
HOUSTON (AP) — Houston safety Justin Reid and Carolina cornerback A.J. Bouye were among the players inactive Thursday night. Reid, the Texans' top defensive player, injured his knee Sunday against Cleveland. Bouye missed the first two games serving the end of a six-game suspension for PEDs, but was expected to return Thursday. Also out for the Texans was defensive back Terrance Mitchell, who sustained a concussion Sunday and receiver Danny Amendola, who has a thigh injury. The Texans promoted qu
OTTAWA — Justin Trudeau's Liberals have picked up one more seat in Quebec, pushing them slightly ahead of the Bloc Quebecois in the province. Brome-Missisquoi is the only riding so far to change hands since Monday's preliminary election results, which did not include some 850,000 mail-in ballots. Once election officials finished counting postal votes in the riding Thursday, Liberal Pascale St-Onge edged ahead of the Bloc's Marilou Alarie by just 186 votes. That leaves the Liberals leading or ele
“Before you stand up, you must know the first word that is coming out of your mouth.” This was the first piece of advice that Patrick Collins — Belen Jesuit Preparatory School’s social studies department chair and 11th-grade U.S. government teacher — gave me.
ONTARIO, Calif., Sept. 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CVB Financial Corp. (NASDAQ: CVBF) (the “Company”) announced today that effective immediately it has terminated its 10b5-1 stock repurchase program in order to comply with Regulation M under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. The termination is related to the announced acquisition by the Company and its principal subsidiary, Citizens Business Bank, of Suncrest Bank. Suncrest Bank will be engaged in a proxy solicitation associated
DENVER (AP) — Max Muncy homered to start the 10th inning and the Los Angeles Dodgers rallied past the Colorado Rockies 7-5 on Thursday to remain in the thick of the NL West chase. Muncy drilled a slider from Lucas Gilbreath (2-2) to deep center, setting off a roar from the Dodgers faithful scattered throughout Coors Field. It also scored Justin Turner, who began the inning at second base. Gilbreath had a string of 17 straight scoreless outings snapped in the ninth by Muncy's 35th homer of the se
NEW YORK, Sept. 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pomerantz LLP announces that a class action lawsuit has been filed against Sesen Bio, Inc. (“Sesen Bio” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: SESN) and certain of its officers. The class action, filed in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, and docketed under 21-cv-07309, is on behalf of a class consisting of all persons and entities other than Defendants that purchased or otherwise acquired Sesen Bio securities between Decembe
Members of Jean Marie River First Nation, population 87, will elect a chief on October 27. The election, slightly delayed by historic flooding, will be unusual as many voters are in temporary homes. Nominations for the position, currently held by Stanley Sanguez, open on September 30 and close on October 14. The election takes place from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. on October 27 at the community’s band office. Proxy voting will be available. Four council members will be appointed from the four family g